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SELECTING HEAT SHRINK TUBING … Which Tubing Material To Use?

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In selecting the best type of tubing for your application, the critical factor is the ENVIRONMENT.

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE CHART

Will the tubing be exposed to acids, solvents, fuels, oils?

Material Acids Solvents Fuels/Oils
Polyolefin Excellent Good Good
PVC Excellent Excellent Excellent
Cross-Linked PVC Excellent Excellent Excellent
Multi-Wall Polyolefin Excellent Good Good
Multi-Wall PVC Excellent Excellent Excellent
Kynar Excellent Excellent Excellent
Neoprene Excellent Good Excellent
Viton Excellent Excellent Excellent
Medical Grade Resists a Wide Range of Chemicals
Food Grade Resists Many Chemicals & Oils

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